Description : These episodes, originally broadcast via radio, include forgotten incidents from Kern County history. Part 1: A Man Don't Know What He Can Do: heroism at an accident, 1952. Part 2: The Murder of Earl Warren's Father; 00:20:00, The Invasion from Mars--1938. Part 3:The Night the St. Francis Dam (near Los Angeles) broke, 1928; 00:20:00, The Day the Mice Came to Taft. Part 4: A Bakersfield Man is Trapped in a Cave-In for Thirteen Hours, 1959; 00:11:30, Runaway Train from Tehachapi,... Topics: californialightandsound, Floods--California, Pests--Control, Railroads, Frontier and Pioneer... Source: 4 Tapes of 4: 1/8 inch audio cassette
byRegional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley
Description : A group of pioneers and descendents recollecting anecdotes concerning local figures and events of an early mining town. Collection Guide : The Regional Oral History Office, 1954-1979 Call Number : Phonotape 256 B Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by The Regents of the University of California. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: californialightandsound, Gold mines and mining--California, Frontier and pioneer life--California,... Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
I. 1827-1858, including narrative of an overland trip to California in 1849 and life in California, 1849-1857.--II. 1858-1892, including civil war experiences Topics: Overland journeys to the Pacific, Frontier and pioneer life -- California, United States -- History...
Book from Project Gutenberg: Frontier Boys on the Coast or in the Pirate's Power Library of Congress Classification: PZ Topics: Boats and boating -- Juvenile fiction, Brothers -- Juvenile fiction, Frontier and pioneer life --... Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/25473
Publisher's green linen-texture cloth over boards, blocked in blind and gold. Upper board and spine detached; in protective case Topics: Boys, Conduct of life, Voyages to the Pacific coast, Frontier and pioneer life -- California, Gold...